Nova’s 2020 Tech Startup Programme Now Open - click here to apply
Updated 31 October 18
Founder: Rachael Namiiro
Occupation: Management Accountant
Over the past 3 months, I embarked on
I started planning my next move, but it soon became clear that my biggest hurdle was the fact that all I had was an idea - no cofounder and no serious capital to make a start on my own.
Initially, I considered going down the angel investment route. However, having taken this path before, I was aware how rare it is to find angel investors willing to provide the level of
My next option was pitching to a handful of pre-seed tech investing companies, but this came with its own issues. These included...
My options were shrinking with every search.
When I came across the unique We Are Nova
The mentoring process during Nova’s Startup School (which helps you explore and build upon your idea) was attractive, valuable and free. From the
The distant mentoring they offered also worked for me because it provided the much-needed flexibility I was after. My mentor Rebecca Stockdale was at the end of the phone and available for
The opportunity to work with We Are Nova to pitch and secure funding from their investors is something you shouldn’t miss out on. Working with their experienced multifaceted team to build and grow my idea into a successful tech business has been an amazing experience.
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